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Drupal, WordPress

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Implementation, Ongoing support, Training, Data migration and imports

About us

CiviTeacher is a consulting organization that does implementations and also organizes clear and concise videos into CiviCRM learning library. With a monthly or yearly plan, learn how to use CiviCRM more effectively and develop skills with the video instruction of a CiviCRM consulting professional. When new staff come on board, or existing staff need a tune up, get them learning with CiviTeacher!
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CiviTeacher is a video training offering to teach people how to make the most of CiviCRM. It was created by Korlon LLC, a nonprofit consulting specialist having ten years CiviCRM experience, four years adult teaching experience and twenty years in the web industry.

Case Studies

Capitol Page Alumni Association

The U.S. Capitol Page Alumni Association is the organization for former House, Senate, and Supreme Court pages who worked and studied on Capitol Hill during their high school years. The Association...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on February 26, 2012 - 11:02

NAMI Louisville

The client needed a CRM for their annual fundraising "Walk for Recovery". The walk involves two ways to donate: 1) register to walk as yourself or as a team - $25 registration fee 2) sponsor an...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on September 27, 2011 - 10:05

Upstream Public Health

Upstream Public Health, a public health advocacy non-profit based in Portland, Oregon, uses CiviCRM and Drupal to expand their web presence from a simple, infrequently updated HTML webpage (featuring...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on September 16, 2011 - 07:15

Extensions: new hits and classics to improve your Civi

Let's ring in the New Year by spinning some new hits and timeless classics for the dancefloor at this CiviCRM extension party.  //record scratching sound//  Wait, what's an extension, you ask? It's...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on January 7, 2020 - 22:48

Current Status of Drupal 8 and CiviCRM

For starters, over 200 Drupal 8 sites already run CiviCRM!  This post is based on my own research and conversations with those involved, and is intended to be informative and encouraging.  As you may...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on July 20, 2019 - 12:58

Join Us for Community Fridays

Hello world, I would like to introduce the idea of of CiviCRM "Community Fridays".   Let's coalesce our ongoing community efforts improving Civi around a certain day of the week: every...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on January 10, 2017 - 12:03

Using Civi to track Major Donor and Grants cultivation

I’d like to pose a question to users of CiviCRM that is not particularly technical.  It’s more to do with using the existing features of Civi in the most effective and efficient way to do 2 very...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on June 27, 2016 - 12:01

MRG Foundation Brings Fundraising and Grantmaking Together with CiviCRM

See how donation, events and grant data can live happily under one CiviCRM roof. McKenzie River Gathering (MRG) Foundation is the leading funder of Oregon's social justice movements, driven by an...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on September 25, 2015 - 13:51

Using the new CSV import tool to work with even more data!

CiviCRM has had an array of powerful import tools for as long as I can remember but the availble options have been limited. Contacts, Contributions, Participants, Memberships and Activities...sure...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on November 12, 2014 - 15:59

Who's interested in a customizable Sort Name?

"Sort Name" is used by CiviCRM for tabular search results. CiviCRM has historically just copied the Household and Organization names directly into the Sort Name field.  For names such...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on October 29, 2014 - 19:28 is About to Turn One!

CiviTeacher organizes clear and concise videos into a portable and searchable training library. Last September CiviTeacher launched with 14 published videos. I promised to make at least one new...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on August 21, 2014 - 12:12

Announcing Video Tutorial Service has just arrived! Many of you know me as Stoob or just as the guy with big hair making wisecracks at CiviCon.  I'm also a guy with years of experience teaching adults in a...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on September 5, 2013 - 18:10

Introducing CiviGoat: The World's First Open Source GRM

Proper GRM tools can make all the difference in the success or failure of your herd. As many developers have found, working with a proprietary goat resource management system can seem simple in the...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on April 1, 2013 - 08:08

Using only jQuery and CiviCRM to create Members Only Pricing

There have been several hook() or Drupal module based solutions for "members only" pricing for events or for other 'discounts' related to memberships.   I take a different...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on February 13, 2012 - 19:44

Drupal 6 Extended Support "Make It Happen" ALMOST There, Please Help

If you are using Drupal 6, you have a vested interest in extended Drupal 6 support for CiviCRM 3.4 until spring 2012. If you are staying with Drupal 6 because of budgetary reasons or because Drupal...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on September 19, 2011 - 10:59

Making the Most of the New Membership Upsell

Hi Stuart from Korlon LLC here. Thanks to a new feature sponsored via the Make it Happen initiative, we now have membership continuity on the upsell. In the past, when your organization used...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on May 27, 2011 - 12:39

ACLs In Practice: A Case Study

Hi this is Stuart from Korlon LLC.  I decided to write a case study about ACLs since they don't seem to get a lot of attention.  If you've ever wondered (or asked) "what if...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on May 10, 2011 - 10:35

CiviCRM Downloads - By The Numbers

These are some graphs I created from the data publically available at CiviCRM's Sourceforge.  Sourceforge provides limited data only on the release dates of a version (i.e. 3.1.5) and then...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on April 8, 2011 - 12:07

My First CiviCon

This was my first CiviCon.  I missed the chance last year.  It was great to meet all the people I have chatted with on the forums and IRC over the last couple of years -- finally.  I...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on March 7, 2011 - 23:05

Case Study: Events, Memberships, Calendars Working Together

I'd like to introduce our client and case study the Nonprofit Association of Oregon. NAO and my company, Korlon LLC, worked together late last summer and I'm finally getting around to...
by Stuart Gaston of CiviTeacher
on January 25, 2011 - 18:09